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Incey Wincey Spider

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You'll need two dice to play this game against a partner. Will Incey Wincey make it to the top of the drain pipe or the bottom of the drain pipe first?

Sumo

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Reasoning based on this Japanese activity.

Up and Down Donkey

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A number card game for 2-6 players.

Line of Four

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A game somewhat similar to 'noughts and crosses' on a much larger space.

Tantrix Discovery

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A fun puzzle with tantrix tiles.

Tug of War

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Can you use the numbers on the dice to reach your end of the number line before your partner beats you?

Nim-7 for Two

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Nim-7 game for an adult and child. Who will be the one to take the last counter?

Tricky Track

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In this game you throw two dice and find their total, then move the appropriate counter to the right. Which counter reaches the purple box first? Is this what you would expect?

Crocogator

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A game for two players. You'll need some counters and somewhere to draw a board.

Poker Bingo

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A game played with a standard pack of cards.

Tandems

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A fun game for two. You'll need some counters.

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Advent Calendar 2010 - a mathematical game for every day during the run-up to Christmas.

Games from Around the World

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Here are a collection of games from around the world to try during the holidays or the last few weeks of term.

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This is a game for 2 players. Each player has 4 counters each, and wins by blocking their opponent's counters. A good follow-on from two stones.

Tac-tickle

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This is a challenging game of strategy for two players with many interesting variations.

Snap

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Try this version of Snap with a friend - do you know the order of the days of the week?

SHOO

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A complicated game played on a 9 x 9 checkered grid.

Double or Halve?

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Throw the dice and decide whether to double or halve the number. Will you be the first to reach the target?

Gotcha

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A game for 2 players. This could be played outside with people instead of counters. Try to trap or escape from your opponent.

Traffic Lights

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The game uses a 3x3 square board. 2 players take turns to play, either placing a red on an empty square, or changing a red to orange, or orange to green. The player who forms 3 of 1 colour in a line. . . .

Daisy

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A game for 2 players. Draw a daisy with at least 5 petals. Shade 1 or 2 petals next to each other. The winner shades the last petal.

Olympic Cards

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Design your own scoring system and play Trumps with these Olympic Sport cards.

Dragons and Swans

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A game for two players. You'll need some counters.

Subtraction Squares

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A game for 2 players. Using 2 dice, some counters and a games board, can you form a line of counters from one side of the board to the other?

First Connect Three

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The idea of this game is to add or subtract the two numbers on the dice and cover the result on the grid, trying to get a line of three. Are there some numbers that are good to aim for?

Totality for Two

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Totality game for an adult and child. Be the first to reach your agreed total.

Nim-7

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Can you work out how to win this game of Nim? Does it matter if you go first or second?

Board Block Challenge for Two

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Board Block Challenge game for an adult and child. Can you prevent your partner from being able to make a shape?

Matching Time

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Try this matching game which will help you recognise different ways of saying the same time interval.

Twinkle Twinkle

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A game for 2 people. Take turns placing a counter on the star. You win when you have completed a line of 3 in your colour.

Jumping Reindeer

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A game for 1 person to develop stategy and shape and space awareness. 12 counters are placed on a board. Counters are removed one at a time. The aim is to be left with only 1 counter.

First Connect Three for Two

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First Connect Three game for an adult and child. Use the dice numbers and either addition or subtraction to get three numbers in a straight line.

Sliding Game

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A shunting puzzle for 1 person. Swop the positions of the counters at the top and bottom of the board.

Counter Roundup

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A game for 1 or 2 people. Use the interactive version, or play with friends. Try to round up as many counters as possible.

Making Maths: Snake Pits

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A game to make and play based on the number line.

Learning Mathematics Through Games Series: 4. from Strategy Games

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Basic strategy games are particularly suitable as starting points for investigations. Players instinctively try to discover a winning strategy, and usually the best way to do this is to analyse. . . .

Tug Harder!

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In this game, you can add, subtract, multiply or divide the numbers on the dice. Which will you do so that you get to the end of the number line first?

Online

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A game for 2 players that can be played online. Players take it in turns to select a word from the 9 words given. The aim is to select all the occurrences of the same letter.

The Twelve Pointed Star Game

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Have a go at this game which involves throwing two dice and adding their totals. Where should you place your counters to be more likely to win?

Learning Mathematics Through Games Series: 1. Why Games?

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This article supplies teachers with information that may be useful in better understanding the nature of games and their role in teaching and learning mathematics.

Learning Mathematics Through Games Series: 2.types of Games

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This article, the second in the series, looks at some different types of games and the sort of mathematical thinking they can develop.

Money Line-up

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In this game for two players, the aim is to make a row of four coins which total one dollar.

How Long Does it Take?

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In this matching game, you have to decide how long different events take.

Dicey Perimeter, Dicey Area

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In this game for two players, you throw two dice and find the product. How many shapes can you draw on the grid which have that area or perimeter?

Strike it Out for Two

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Strike it Out game for an adult and child. Can you stop your partner from being able to go?

Incey Wincey Spider for Two

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Incey Wincey Spider game for an adult and child. Will Incey get to the top of the drainpipe?

Stop the Clock for Two

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Stop the Clock game for an adult and child. How can you make sure you always win this game?

Shut the Box for Two

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Shut the Box game for an adult and child. Can you turn over the cards which match the numbers on the dice?

Play to 37

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In this game for two players, the idea is to take it in turns to choose 1, 3, 5 or 7. The winner is the first to make the total 37.